Clinton Street near Grand Street.

Petition: Close Clinton Street Entrance to Williamsburg Bridge

Local resident Matt Marello has started a petition to close Clinton street has an entrance to the Williamsburg Bridge. …

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Community Board 3 Panel Signs Off on Closure of Canal Street Alongside Straus Square

City planners and the Lower East Side Partnership won preliminary support last night from Community Board 3’s Transportation Committee to close a section of Canal Street alongside Seward Park. …

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Squadron, Fellow Elected Officials Urge Clinton/Grand Street Changes

State Sen. Daniel Squadron and other elected officials have sent a letter to the Department of Transportation (DOT), urging the city to do something about gridlock on Clinton Street. …

Delancey and Forsyth streets. File photo.

Pedestrian Struck This Morning on Delancey Street

A woman, believed to be in her 20s, was struck by a vehicle early this morning on Delancey Street. …

Passengers wait to board a bus run by Yep Tours on Pike Street, 2015.

CB3 Panel Pushes Back Against Yep Lawsuit, Temporary Bus Permit

Community Board 3’s transportation committee last week approved a strongly worded resolution in response to a federal lawsuit by Yep Tours, Inc. against the City of New York. …

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Here’s the City’s Plan For Delancey Street Protected Bike Lanes

A plan to add a two-way protected bike lane on Delancey Street in 2018 was warming received by the transportation committee of Community Board 3 last week. …

Clinton Street near Grand Street.

Clinton Street Congestion on the Agenda For CB3 Transportation Committee

If you’re concerned about neighborhood traffic congestion issues, you’ll want to keep next week’s meeting of Community Board 3’a transportation committee on your radar. …

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87-Year-Old Pedestrian Dies After Grand Street Accident Earlier This Month

Police report that a elderly man who was struck by an SUV on Grand Street earlier this month has died from his injuries. …

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F Train Out of Service For One More Weekend, Including Monday (President’s Day)

Here’s a reminder about this weekend’s F Train shutdown. Once again, there will be no service at the East Broadway, Delancey Street and 2nd …

A Yeo bus was seized in January. Photo via NYC Sheriff Twitter feed. January 2017.

Thursday Auction Set For Three Buses Owned By Yep Tour, Inc. (Updated)

Yep Tour, Inc. is apparently going to be paying a heavy price this week for years of illegal operations in Chinatown and on the Lower East Side. …

Forsyth Street at East Broadway, Feb. 2. Photo by bialystoker_les.

City Denies Permit For Yep Tours at 2 Pike St., as Crackdown Continues in Chinatown

Forsyth Street at East Broadway, Feb. 2. Photo by bialystoker_les.

New York City law enforcement authorities have been cracking down on Yep Tours, an …

A Yeo bus was seized in January. Photo via NYC Sheriff Twitter feed. January 2017.

Yep Tours Pays More Fines as Authorities Seize Another Bus in Chinatown

The New York City Sheriff has been staying busy lately on the Lower East Side. We hear from the office of State Sen. Daniel Squadron that authorities seized a bus owned by Yep Tours last night. …

Rendering: Citywide ferry landing.

The Citywide Ferry is Coming — First to the Rockaways, Then to the Lower East Side

Rendering: Citywide ferry landing.

Installation began yesterday out on the Rockaways (Beach 108th Street) for the first citywide ferry landing. While this may not …

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City Officials Come to Chinatown to Tout Vision Zero Successes

Officials with the city’s transportation department and with the NYPD came to Chinatown this morning to talk up the de Blasio administration’s latest successes …

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The No Pants Subway Ride Returns This Sunday

Just in time to snap us out of our January doldrums, the annual No Pants Subway Ride returns for its 16th year. What started …